Joe Russo's Almost Dead Live at Red Rocks Park & Ampitheater on 2017-08-31
Joe Russo's Almost Dead 08/31/2017 Red Rocks Park & Ampitheater, Morrison, CO
Source 1: Schoeps cmc621 (On Stage, Split 25') -> Avid SC-48 -> Zoom H6N -> WAV (@24/96);
Source 2: Schoeps cmc64 (FOH booth) -> Avid SC-48 -> Zoom H6N -> WAV (@24/96);
Source 3: SBD (Avid SC-48) -> Zoom H6N -> WAV (@24/96);
Transfer: WAVs -> SoundForge Pro 11.0 (Time Align, normalize) -> Vegas Pro 13.0 (mix/render) -> SoundForge Pro 11.0 (EQ, normalize, fades, 96->44.1 iZotope 64-Bit SRC; 24->16 bit iZotope MBIT+ Dither) -> CDWav -> FLAC
Costello & McRoberts Ultra Mix - Recording and FOH mix by Peter Costello - Monitors by Aaron Gittleman - Light by Jason "Liggy" Liggett - Video by Sean Smith - Audio edited, mixed and mastered by Eric McRoberts 10/01/2017-12/19/2017
Note: The recording suffered from various weather related issues, most notably in the first set. As a result, the first set is a mix of the pre-stream SBD with very little of the stage and room mics. Thanks to Perry Phillips for stretching the set 1 pre-stream source.
Set One (7:50PM - 9:45PM):
01. Jam ->
02. Here Comes Sunshine @ >
03. Ruben & Cherise ->
04. Jam ->
05. Mama Tried
06. New Speedway Boogie # ->
07. Music Never Stopped Reprise -> New Speedway Jam -> Music Never Stopped Jam ->
08. Dancing In The Streets $ ->
09. New Speedway Reprise % ->
10. Box Of Rain ^ (OB)
11. He's Gone & ->
12. Truckin' ->
13. Born Cross Eyed Jam
Set Two (10:01PM - 11:27PM):
01. Jack Straw >
02. Feel Like A Stranger * ->
03. Harry Hood Jam + ->
04. China Cat Sunflower ->
05. The Eleven ->
06. The Wheel @@ ->
07. There Is A Mountain ## >
08. I Know You Rider
09. Greatest Story Ever Told $$
10. Morning Dew
11. We Bid You Goodnight %%
Entire show with Oteil Burbridge (OB) on bass & vocals
@ - With a “Sex Machine” (James Brown) Tease (MB), a “La Di Da Di” (Doug E. Fresh and Slick Rick) Tease (MB)
# - Unfinished
$ - With Music Never Stopped Teases (TH), an unknown Tease (MB), New Speedway Teases & lyrics, a “Memphis Soul Stew” (King Curtis) Tease (OB), “Don’t Stop Til You Get Enough (Michael Jackson) Teases (SM & MB).
% - First split New Speedway
^ - With an Uncle John’s Band Tease (Band)
& - With Truckin & Tennessee Jed Teases (TH) & a “Humdinger” (WOLF) tease (SM) - I think
* - Unfinished
+ - Instrumental, incomplete version of a Phish Cover (No lyrics were sung), First Time Played By Almost Dead.
@@ - First verse sung in 11, with an “In With the In Crowd” (Ramsey Lewis) Jam, a “Bathtub Gin” (Phish) Tease (MB)
## - Donovan Cover, Instrumental with 2 choruses only sung, First Time Played By Almost Dead. Basis for the Allman Bros “Mountain Jam” but closer to the original Donovan version.
$$ - With a “Night in Tunisia” (Dizzy Gillespie) Jam, an Estimated Prophet Tease (TH) & an “Stash” (Phish) Tease (SM)
%% - A cappella at their positions with vocal mics, not at the front of the stage
Joe Russo - Drums, Vocals
Tom Hamilton - Guitar, Vocals
Scott Metzger - Guitar, Vocals
Marco Benevento - Paino, Keyboards, Vocals
Oteil Burbridge - Bass, Vocals
Show #119 SOLD OUT ~ THANK YOU!
There is a higher quality 24 bit version of this recording available here: https://archive.org/details/jrad2017-08-31.cmc621.cmc64.sbd.matrix.flac24
Subject: This was the one I was waiting for.
The "Morning Dew" was a spiritual highlight and the apotheosis of an amazing set. You could hear a pin drop outside of the occasional ill-advised w00k w00. These were sacred moments and I look forward to listening to them repeatedly.
Subject: RED ROCKS!
Subject: THANK YOU!!!!
I needed this soundboard!!! Thanks!!! really...
Subject: Long Awaited
Thanks for posting.
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